Paid Internship Opportunity in Reception/Reservations in Faro, Portugal

  • Reception / Reservations
  • Faro, Portugal
  • August 29, 2023 02:28
  • 400€ - 700€
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:
    Aug 29, 2023
  • Expiration date:
    Oct 29, 2023
  • Location:
    Faro, Portugal
  • Hours:
    30h / week
  • Salary:
    400€ - 700€

Job Description

Internship Vacancy: Reception/Reservations

We are a leading multinational corporation that is known for providing world-class and innovative solutions for several industries. Headquartered in the United States, we have offices in over 20 countries worldwide with a progressive workforce comprising of diverse backgrounds and nationalities.

We are on the hunt for a proactive and detail-oriented Reservation/Reception Intern to join our esteemed multinational corporation's branch in Faro, Portugal.

Job Description:

The intern will provide an integral aid in front-end operations, combining exceptional guest service skills and reservations proficiency. Duties are as follows but not limited to:

  • Professionally welcome and direct visitors
  • Handle booking and cancellation enquiries in an efficient manner
  • Update customer records in the reservations system, including notes about interactions
  • Coordinate with internal departments to ensure smooth visitor transitions
  • Administrative support that includes paperwork, booking management and problem resolution

Job Requirements:

Candidates who are current students or recent graduates from a Business Administration or Hospitality program are encouraged to apply and must have:

  • Strong understanding of customer service principles
  • Excellent telephone etiquette and keyboard skills
  • Strong organizational, multitasking, and time-management skills
  • Ability to face pressure situations with a calm demeanor
  • Building beneficial and professional relationships with clients

Native Portuguese and proficient English speakers are preferred. Prior front desk or hospitality experience will be a bonus.

About Faro:

Faro is the southernmost city in Portugal, brimming with charm, culture, and a rich history. A popular tourist destination, Faro, offers a prosperous coastal lifestyle with delightful weather all year round. Working in Faro not only gives you the chance to build a thriving career but also allows you to enjoy a beautiful Mediterranean climate, historic architecture, and a vibrant social scene.

We strongly advocate for equal opportunity and promote diversity and inclusion. We look forward to hearing from enthusiastic candidates who are eager to leave a positive impact.